Institution versus occupation : Obama’s sacking of McChrystal
Ho, Shu Huang
Date of Issue2010
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
President Barack Obama’s sacking of General Stanley A. McChrystal exemplifies a dilemma US military professionals now face: which is more important, the values of the institution, or the imperatives and pressures of the specific occupation they are employed in?
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